Category: Body Procedures

Read our latest articles on Body Procedures, and if you’re ready, give us a call to schedule an initial consultation with Bortnick Plastic Surgery.

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Model with Beautiful Body

If you’ve been dreaming about the perfect package of plastic surgery procedures, then you’re probably concerned about the cost. Plastic surgery and cosmetic procedures are typically elective surgeries, which means they’re not likely to be covered under insurance. (However, this isn’t always the case, so please give us a call if you’d like to discuss… Read more »

The Medical Benefits of a Tummy Tuck

Patient Received Tummy Tuck at Bortnick Plastic Surgery

Abdominoplasty – or a tummy tuck, as it is more commonly known – is a cosmetic surgery procedure that tightens the muscles and removes loose skin and fat from the abdomen so that it appears flat and toned. Mostly associated with “mommy makeovers,” a procedure that allows women to restore their figures after pregnancy, abdominoplasty… Read more »

Liposuction: Myths, Magic & Marketing

Patient received Liposuction at Bortnick Plastic Surgery

1. MYTH: Liposuction is a relatively new procedure REALITY: Historically speaking liposuction is an older procedure. The roots of liposuction can be traced to a french plastic surgeon, Charles Dujarier, in 1926. As with many early surgeries, this ran afoul. After performing liposuction on the leg of a beautiful french model, she subsequently developed gangrene… Read more »